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The Body Wishes to Walk

David Greenstein

in Roads to Utopia: The Walking Stories of the Zohar

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804788335
eISBN:
9780804789684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804788335.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

While the Zohar acknowledges the metaphorical meanings of walking, it also portrays walking in its silent, primal form--as freedom of movement through space, unburdened with prior significances. It ... More


Reassertion of the Dhimmah (1884–1896)

in Between Foreigners and Shiʿis: Nineteenth-Century Iran and its Jewish Minority

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754583
eISBN:
9780804779487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754583.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

Nasir al-Din Shah's policies aimed at addressing the plight of Jews in Iran were erratic and indecisive, and did not fully materialize on the ground. Due to economic, social, political, and religious ... More


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